Parents | Raising readers & learners.

Home of Parent & Child Magazine

Prompting Your Writer

Daily Tips

Try something new with your kids every day! Find tips on reading, learning, and raising a well-rounded child.
 
 

Today's Tip

Today's Tip: 
September 09, 2013
Prompting Your Writer

Purchase a letter-sized notebook and break out the colored pencils, scissors, and tape. At the top of a page, write a word or short sentence (such as “the birds flew high up to the tree top”).  Have your child draw a picture to match the topic. You could also ask him to write another word or sentence that reflects what you wrote.

 
 

Find Just-Right Books

Activities & Fun

Make your child's book collection an essential part of her...
Decorate your room with an autumn bouquet.
Get ready, get set, sing!
Sums and differences are easy to learn with this sports-inspired,...
Help your child learn something new, fun, and creative with this...
Winter is full of wild weather, and your kids will enjoy flexing their...